Desert Rose Elementary School

  • Desert Rose Elementary School serves 985 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Desert Rose Elementary School operates within the Palmdale Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 985 students has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students985 students
Desert Rose Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Desert Rose Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Desert Rose Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeDesert Rose Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio27:124:1
Desert Rose Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Desert Rose Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
11%
Desert Rose Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
77%
54%
Desert Rose Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
15%
6%
Desert Rose Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
24%
Desert Rose Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Desert Rose Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsDesert Rose Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.380.41
Desert Rose Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
76%
50%
Desert Rose Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
9%
Desert Rose Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Palmdale Elementary School District's student population of 21,956 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,013 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,045 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District NamePalmdale Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
4
Number of Students Managed21,9561,597
Palmdale Elementary School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$238 MM$18 MM
Palmdale Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$239 MM$18 MM
Palmdale Elementary School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,013$10,966
Palmdale Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,045$11,255
Palmdale Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    0.9 miles
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